Definitions and translations for "benediction"

Definition of benediction

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1. A short invocation for divine help, blessing and guidance, usually after a church worship service.
2. The form of instituting an abbot, analogous to the consecration of a bishop.
3. A Roman Catholic rite by which bells, banners, candles, etc., are blessed with holy water and formally dedicated to God.
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English - English - benediction

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n. blessing, prayer, invocation
n. benediction, blessing

English - Spanish - benediction

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s. bendición

English - French - benediction

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n. bénédiction; prière; invocation; bénédicité; bienfait

English - German - benediction

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n. Segen, Gebet

English - Indonesian - benediction

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n. doa, ucapan syukur

English - Italian - benediction

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s. benedizione; ringraziamento, rendimento di grazie

English - Polish - benediction

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n. błogosławieństwo, błogosławienie

English - Portuguese - benediction

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s. bênção, oração

English - Romanian - benediction

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n. binecuvântare

English - Russian - benediction

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с. благословение

English - Turkish - benediction

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i. kutsama, takdis, kutsama duası

English - Ukrainian - benediction

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n. благословення, подяка

English - Dutch - benediction

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zn. benedictie, zegening, gebed

English - Greek - benediction

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(Lex**) ευλογία

English - Arabic - benediction

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‏منح البركة، بركة، بركة يمنحها الكاهن‏

English - Chinese - benediction

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(名) 祝祷, 祝福

English - Chinese - benediction

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(名) 祝禱, 祝福

English - Hindi - benediction

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n. आशीर्वाद, मंगलकलश, बकवाद

English - Japanese - benediction

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(名) 祝福

English - Korean - benediction

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명. 축복, 기도, 축도

English - Vietnamese - benediction

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n. lể giáng phước
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Synonyms for benediction
invocation: blessing, grace, petition, thanksgiving